Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 01:28:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 01:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 12' ||North|
|Longitude: ||168° 59' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.98 meters/second, 1526.3 km/hour, 948.4 miles/hour or 824.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 30.8"||15.81 mi||west||0° 00' 03.2"||0.06 mi||north||15.81 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 50.8"||948.20 mi||west||0° 03' 14.2"||3.71 mi||north||948.05 mi|
|24 hours||348° 19' 10.5"||763.15 mi||west||0° 52' 01.9"||59.65 mi||north||763.45 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Sat 1:28 PM||245 km||152 miles||132 nm|| W|
|Majuro||Sat 1:28 PM||1356 km||842 miles||732 nm|| S|
|Midway||Fri 2:28 PM||1710 km||1063 miles||923 nm|| NE|
|Palikir||Sat 12:28 PM||1794 km||1115 miles||969 nm|| SW|
|Tarawa||Sat 1:28 PM||2016 km||1253 miles||1089 nm|| SSE|
|Yaren||Sat 1:28 PM||2195 km||1364 miles||1185 nm|| S|
|Baker Island||Fri 1:28 PM||2635 km||1638 miles||1423 nm|| SE|
|Hagåtña||Sat 11:28 AM||2662 km||1654 miles||1437 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Sat 1:28 PM||3266 km||2029 miles||1763 nm|| SSE|
|Honiara||Sat 12:28 PM||3319 km||2062 miles||1792 nm|| SSW|
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